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How important is customer service – and how can you improve your skills?
How important is customer service – and how can you improve your skills?
Many jobs require you to communicate directly with customers, making them an important part of presenting the company’s...
Common job hunting hurdles — and how to overcome them
Common job hunting hurdles — and how to overcome them
Job hunting can sometimes feel as time-consuming as a full-time job itself. If you’re unsure where to begin, or feel ov...
From school to success: how to plan your career after sixth form
From school to success: how to plan your career after sixth form
CVs. Personal statements. Taxes. Loans. Welcome to the world of adulthood. You’ve completed your secondary school or si...
Celebrating apprentices at Travis Perkins
Celebrating apprentices at Travis Perkins
Apprenticeships aren’t just for 16-year-old school leavers. They provide an innovative and practical approach to studyi...
5 types of interview questions – and how to ace them
5 types of interview questions – and how to ace them
Successfully getting an interview for your dream role is a big achievement and it’s one of the hardest parts of the job...
How job sharing benefits both team members and Travis Perkins
How job sharing benefits both team members and Travis Perkins
When Birmingham’s BSS Industrial Smethwick branch experienced business growth that led to expanded hours, Branch Manage...
Rising up the ranks with an Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Rising up the ranks with an Advanced Level Apprenticeship
When you think ‘apprentice’, your mind naturally wanders towards either Alan Sugar’s annual televised sacka...
From telephone sales to operations director: Steve Bareham tells us how he did it
From telephone sales to operations director: Steve Bareham tells us how he did it
Steve Bareham is one of Travis Perkins’ great success stories, joining the company in 1994 and enjoying 24 happy years ...
How important is work-life balance in the modern world?
How important is work-life balance in the modern world?
Work is an inescapable fact of life for most of us - which makes it important to ensure your days in the workplace are bene...
4 different types of interviews - and how you should be tackling them
4 different types of interviews - and how you should be tackling them
Whatever stage of your career you’re at, going for an interview can be tough. You’ve whetted the interviewer&rsqu...
Jake, Warehouse Operations (former Royal Engineer)
Jake, Warehouse Operations (former Royal Engineer)
My name is Jake Woodcock. I work for BSS and I am the General Manager at the National Tube Distribution Centre in Coventry. ...
Daniel, Assistant Manager (Former Infantry Soldier, 2nd Battalion Royal Anglian)
Daniel, Assistant Manager (Former Infantry Soldier, 2nd Battalion Royal Anglian)
My name is Daniel Pack, and I’m the Assistant Manager at Travis Perkins Rushden where we provide general building produ...

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  • Sector: Branch, Store & Showroom
  • Location: Paddington, Greater London
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  • Sector: Branch, Store & Showroom
  • Location: Paddington, Greater London
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Yard Customer Assistant
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  • Sector: Branch, Store & Showroom
  • Location: East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire
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  • Sector: Branch, Store & Showroom
  • Location: Bath, Somerset
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